Advancements are made when those who have a common interest work on something together.

The JKU has space for this common interest. With over 120 different institutes, the university supports research and teaching on a wide range of subject areas.

Interested in which areas exactly? Learn more here:

Faculty of Engineering & Natural Sciences

Chemistry and Polymer Engineering Technologies

Computer Science




Faculty of Social Science, Economics & Business

Business and Business Informatics

Economics and Applied Statistics

Social Sciences and Humanities

Education and Psychology

Externally Funded Institutes

Faculty of Law

Civil Law

  • Institute of Roman Law
    • Department of Civil Propaedeutics
  • Institute of Civil Law
    • Department of General Civil Law Dogmatics
    • Department of European Law and Insurance Law
    • Department of International and Uniform Private Law
    • Department of Base-Knowledge Research
    • Department of Private Law Development and Legal Protection
    • Department of Environmental Private Law
    • Department of Business Private Law
  • Multi-Media Law Studies in Linz
    • Department of Multi-Media Civil Law

Public Law



Business Law

  • Research Institute of Tax Law and Tax Management
  • Institut of Labor Law and Social Security
  • Institute of European Law
  • Institute of Corporate Finance Law, Tax Law, and Fiscal Policy
  • Institute for the Rights of Basic Social Care and Healthcare Law
  • Institute of Business Law
  • Institute of Public International Law, Air Law, and International Relations
  • Institute of Civil Procedure, Bankruptcy Law and Comparative Civil Procedure

Interdisciplinary Law Studies